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Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

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Via Teatro Greco 59, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, BC
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38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

So nice! This hotel is friendly, five star service, similar to the gracious hospitality I encountered at Bellevue Serene in Sorrento last year. I was impressed with the gym, which was kind of small, but then again, most Euro gyms are, but at least it had a separate room with Pilates blocks and weights. In total, two weight machines, two... More 

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic week, wonderful hotel, accommodation great, food amazing but most of all staff delightful, a week to remember Film festival while we were there in the Greek theatre adjacent , not in any way intrusive in fact added to the buzz got to see Richard Gere!

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Poole, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a seven night stay at the sublime Grand Hotel Timeo. From the moment the taxi drove up the long, winding drive past beautiful grounds we knew we had chosen the right spot for our honeymoon. All of the staff greet you, nothing is too much trouble. The view from the breakfast/dinner terrace was the best we... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your positive feedback. I was very pleased to read that your overall stay was enjoyable and pleasant and that our staff played an important role in making your experience a memorable one. I would also like to thank you for your suggestions regarding the gym facilities which, you will be pleased to hear,... More 

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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly wonderful hotel with the most magnificent views, great food, plush rooms and authentically Italian. We visited in June for a week and during that time, there were 2 weddings that took place. I completely understand why you might want your wedding reception there but as a hotel guest with a balcony that overlooked the lawn and... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for taking the time to express your feedback on Tripadvisor. I was very pleased to read that your overall stay was pleasant and that you enjoyed your break in Taormina as well as our services. On the other hand I was very sorry to learn that the weddings that took place in the banqueting... More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a true Grand Hotel. Amazing location in the middle of Taomina at the entrance of the Greek theatre. The terrace overlooks the entire coastline and the Etna. The pool is beautiful located but a bit small but never mind. Pool staff was very helpful and kind. Food was good. Room was big, although it would have been... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for taking the time to express you positive feedback. I was very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and the services provided. On the other hand I was sorry to read that you were surprised to have a room allocated at the annex Villa Flora as it is specified for... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Belmond Grand Timeo Hotel was the last stop on our first tour of Sicily and what an ending! The hotel is just beautiful, full of character and in an impossibly beautiful gardens and location. The staff are incredible, all of them greeting you by name and they anticipate your needs amazingly. The pool staff are wonderfully attentive and deserve... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your positive review. I was very pleased to read that you enjoyed your most recent stay at the Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo and that our staff played an important role in making your experience a memorable one. Your positive comments will be shared among the staff of both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorite places that I have ever visited. My husband and I, along with our friends traveled through Europe (Greek Islands, Italy, Monaco and France). Taormina was my favorite. In addition to Taormina being so beautiful and well kept, the people there were so lovely. Everyone was pleasant, friendly and so elegant. We felt embraced and comfortable in... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such positive feedback regarding your stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. I am delighted to hear that you had a lovely time with us enjoying the Sicilian atmosphere and the service offered. On behalf of the entire team, I hope that we may welcome you and your family... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our wedding reception cocktail and dinner at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo on 13th of July 2015. This was the best and wonderful day of our life... What say about Timeo.... It is 'simply' wonderful, amazing,gorgeous with his terraces views.... The Etna vulcan, The bay... We cannot describe with words his beauty.... And the staff was so kind and... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Elena & Giulio, Thank you for taking the time and the trouble to write such positive feedback following your most recent visit to Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. I am very pleased to learn that you chose us for celebrating your wedding and that our team have created wonderful experiences you will never forget. Your special mention of Domenico, Alessandra... More 

Florida
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I have traveled pretty extensively and have stayed at many fine 5 star hotels but this one is one of the very top ones of our list. It has the perfect appeal of old world charm yet has all the modern conveniences so you are not missing anything. The rooms are spectacular and even our boys loved... More 

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Greetings from Taormina! I was very pleased to read that you fully enjoyed your stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo and that our staff played an important role in making your experience a memorable one. Thank you very much for your amazing words which represent the best reward for my team and myself. The entire family at the... More 

Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was large, especially for a European hotel. Concierge was exceptional, in both his recommendations, and understanding of specific needs. My only negative would be the fitness center is small and limited. I did mention that in the hotel's survey, and the manager responded that was in their plans to address this winter.

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gm-timeo, Direttore generale at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing this great review of your recent stay at Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo. We were delighted to note that you enjoyed your time with us and we thank you for all of your kind comments. We do hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back toTaormina in the future. Sincerely, Stefano Gegnacorsi General Manager More 

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